January 23, 2018

New aquarium approved for Natural Science Center

GREENSBORO — The Natural Science Center’s board of directors has approved final plans to build a new aquarium and expand the center.

The Sciquarium, scheduled to begin construction in the coming weeks, will take approximately 14 to 16 months to develop. It will take an additional two or three months to acquire the various species that will inhabit the seven main exhibit areas and acclimate them.

The construction will also include a new ticketing and entrance complex, expanded gift shop and café at the center, located at 4301 Lawndale Drive.

New Atlantic Contracting Inc. of Winston Salem will do the work.

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